22 Nov 2014
Cuttack: Orissa High Court has asked the state government to make proper and foolproof arrangements for every devotee to pay obeisance to the deities at Jagannath Temple in Puri during Nabakalebar festival next year. The HC order came on Friday while adjudicating over a PIL concerning the safety and security of the devotees during the mega festival next year.
21 Nov 2014
Kathmandu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's planned visit to Janakpur, revered as the land of goddess Sita in Hindu mythology, has been cancelled, it was announced on Thursday.
20 Nov 2014
Kathmandu/New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Janakpur, the revered Hindu religious site in Nepal, has been cancelled at the last minute due to opposition by some political parties peeved over their non-inclusion in the preparatory committee, government sources said.
01 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Apprehending foggy conditions in the winter season, railways has decided to cancel 30 trains, mostly north bound, for 47 days from December 31 this year.
20 Nov 2014
Jaipur: Preparing itself for the fog season this winter, the North Western Railways has put in place a host of measures like installing anti-fog devices in trains, LED-based signboards, and global positioning system-based signals to ensure safe and secure train operations.
17 Nov 2014
Madurai: After the successful launch of two tourist trains from Bangalore and Puducherry, the Indian Railway and Tourism Corporation would operate three 'Pilgrim Special Tourist Trains' originating from this city with 700 passengers, IRCTC Additional General Manager (Tourism) L. Ravikumar said on Monday.
19 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked Indian Railways to place before it the material used for furnishing the interiors of railway coaches so that it could get it tested by labs to ascertain its quality.
11 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Keeping in mind the safety of passengers, East Coast Railway has decided to cancel the services of 38 trains on October 12 when cyclone 'Hudhud' is expected to hit Odisha and Andhra Pradesh.
11 Nov 2014
Mumbai: The time for filing of nomination for the post of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Speaker was on Tuesday extended after Opposition Sena disrupted proceedings and demanded that the notification of schedule for the Speaker's election be cancelled as all members had not taken oath.
11 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Hours after taking charge as Union minister, former Congress leader Chaudhary Birender Singh on Tuesday trained his guns on his bete noir Bhupinder Singh Hooda demanding a probe into the cash-for-change of land use (CLU) scam that surfaced during his rule in Haryana.